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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Spec 2, Technical Writing in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job Description Summary

This position is responsible for the origination, editing and revision of documentation including change requests, component specifications and manufacturing documents. This position may also be responsible for the editing and revision of technical reports, marketing literature or regulatory submission documents.

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive. The omission of a specific duty or responsibility will not preclude it from the position.

  • Creates and ensures that the various types of documentation are accurate, readable, well organized and geared toward the intended user of the documentation.

  • Applies skills and develops documentation including: customer facing literature, operating procedures, component specifications, process flow charts and manufacturing procedures.

  • Assists engineering functions in gathering, organizing and formatting information for inclusion in feasibility, qualification or validation reports.

  • Creates and submits new documents or document revisions into the document control system and tracks them to release.

  • Advises and participates in process review of the manufacturing process in order to develop or modify manufacturing documentation.

  • Prepare and participate in device master record (DMR) reviews, under the direction of a Senior Technical Writer or designee, for product development teams.

  • Assists functions in gathering information for, organizing, formatting and writing domestic and international documents. Participates as an active team member in cross functional teams.

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, business or a technical field, or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of five to seven (5-7) years of industry experience in one of the following: procedure writing, technical writing, engineering.

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Minimum of three (3) years of medical device industry or related experience.

  • Master’s degree in English, business or a technical field or equivalent.

  • Experience in continuous improvement projects- documentation best practices and improvements.

  • Advanced experience with enterprise resource planning systems (ERP) and electronic document management systems (EDMS) (e.g. MFGPro, JDE, and MasterControl).

  • The incumbent must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal skills.

  • Ability to communicate with all levels of technical and operations personnel.

  • Ability to complete position responsibilities with limited direct supervision.

  • Ability to gather and organize information.

  • Knowledge of technical terms, processes, and methods.

  • Strong working knowledge of documentation systems.

  • Ability to handle a variety of projects at the same time.

  • Strong skills in applied personal computer programs including word processing, spreadsheets and drawing programs.

  • Working knowledge of flow charting programs.

  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment, as well as the ability to function independently.

Physical Requirements:

This position is in an office environment and requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to twenty-five pounds occasionally. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

Primary Work Location

USA UT - Salt Lake City BAS

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NA (United States of America)

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.

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